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Ridgewood

School

Facilities

We have excellent facilities, many of which are uniquely available to our Sixth Form students in our Faraday Sixth Form Centre.

  • A purpose built Sixth Form Centre which includes subject-specific classrooms
  • Purpose built Science and STEM laboratories
  • Resource centres housing key texts, journals and access to bookable equipment such as laptops
  • Several IT suites
  • A 200-seat, multi-use auditorium
  • A mix of study and social spaces
  • A café
  • A Careers Hub where CareersInc provide information, advice and guidance to students

As well as the facilities in the Sixth Form Centre, students also have access to the following main school facilities: 

  • A gymnasium, a full sized sports hall, a fitness room, two 11-a-side football pitches, one full sized rugby pitch, a floodlit 3G pitch and two netball and tennis courts
  • An iMac suite featuring 26 iMacs with MIDI keyboards with Sibelius and Logic Pro X software
  • Six fully restored music practice rooms and a recital room
  • Laser cutters, 3D printers, CNC Milling machines, and a range of state of the art engineering facilities
  • A kiln for clay work
  • Validus, a dedicated wellbeing centre which offers a variety of information and resources which support all our students. The centre also provides confidential one-to-one professional counselling and works with a range of external specialist providers to assist students with any personal issues that may arise.